World Space Week 2021: Inspiring Girls to Discover Space

UNISTELLAR, SETI INSTITUTE & THE PLANETARY SOCIETY COLLABORATE TO INSPIRE 1 MILLION GIRLS TO DISCOVER SPACE DURING WORLD SPACE WEEK SAN FRANCISCO – SEPTEMBER 28, 2021 – In celebration of World Space Week, hosted October 4-10 annually, the New Astronomy pioneers at Unistellar are collaborating with the SETI Institute and The Planetary Society for an…

SETI Institute and Unistellar to Provide eVscopes, Workshops to Community Colleges

September 16, 2021, Mountain View, CA and Marseille, France – Thanks to a financial grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the SETI Institute and Unistellar are providing eVscope telescopes, training workshops for students and educators and network collaboration opportunities to 25 community colleges throughout the United States, as well as to Chabot Space…

A Lasting Legacy for Astronomy Education: Meet Asteroid AdaCarrera

Astronomers hope Near-Earth Asteroid 1999 AP10 will soon have an inspiring new name: AdaCarrera, in honor of the remarkable Ada Amelia Carrera Rodriguez (1936 – 2020) of Mexico, legendary female motorcyclist and lifelong astronomy education advocate, whose legacy continues to shine bright.  AdaCarrera was the overwhelming winner of Unistellar and SETI Institute’s “Nickname the…

Join Us: Unistellar Winter Solstice Star Party

On December 21, stargazers worldwide are invited to join the Unistellar Winter Solstice Star Party, hosted by citizen astronomers, hobbyists and professional astronomers from around the globe. Events include observations of winter’s most brilliant Deep-Sky Objects, inspiring astronomy lessons, and spectacular images from eVscope users around the  globe. At the very end of the evening,…

SETI Institute signs MOU with Unistellar to develop and enhance a citizen science network

March 7, 2019, Mountain View, CA — The SETI Institute, a non-profit scientific institution located in Mountain View, CA and the French company Unistellar, located in Marseille, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will establish and enhance joint research, outreach and education activities aimed at developing the citizen science network on Unistellar telescopes.…